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Author Name    MITFORD, Nancy

Title   Don't Tell Alfred

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good- in Very Good dust wrapper

Edition   First British Edition

Size   248 pages

Publisher   London Hamish Hamilton 1960

Seller ID   6533

Corners and spine ends bumped, pastedowns and free endpapers foxed, text block edges lightly soiled and foxed. Previous owner gift inscription on front free endpaper. Light spine crease does not damage binding, long rear board crease extends to rear pastedown, spine ends and bottom corners bumped; interior pages pale yellow but clean. Dust wrapper, price cut, is a Cecil Beaton design. Edgeworn with a few chips and short closed tears; white rear panel lightly soiled. ; We meet again some of Mitford's most delightful characters. "When Alfred is suddenly posted to Paris as ambassador, Fanny must manage the huge ambassador's residence. Troubles begin at once when the previous ambassador's wife refuses to leave, setting up a rival salon across the courtyard."

British Woman Author Novel Paris Diplomatic service embassy

Price = 16.75 USD


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